Project Description

Assam bone bracelet or armlet, NE India

Bone bracelet from Assam, NE India, used probably as an upper arm bracelet, rare example from the end of the 19th or beginning of the XXth century. Similar examples can be seen in the Ghysels collections book (see references below).

Dimensions:

Inner diameter: 72 mm
Width: 40 mm
Weight: 48 gr

Reference: “Bracelets ethniques” van Cutsem, Anne, Skira, 2002

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